CR3600 DPM

CR3600 DPM

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The CR3600 DPM features Direct Part Mark (DPM) reading capabilities, packing numerous features into its compact design. This sleek, wireless barcode reader has a color screen and keypad that allows users to manually enter data in real time. The screen provides a mobile solution for users who need instant visibility of scanned data. A reader that scans 1D, 2D, Postal and even Direct Part Mark (DPM) barcodes, is a reader that provides limitless possibilities.

Designed for applications that require process controls, component tracking, work-in-process (WIP) and assembly line monitoring, the CR3600 DPM handles barcode reading needs in Aerospace, Automotive, Pharmaceutical, DOD, and Semiconductor industries.

  • High speed, omnidirectional reading of 1D, 2D and laser-etched barcodes

  • Extreme high density field for reading barcodes as small as 2mil.

  • Glare reduction technology for reading barcodes on shiny and mirrored surface

  • Lightweight, ergonomic barcode reader available in palm or handled configuration

  • High speed, omnidirectional reading of 1D, 2D and postal barcodes

  • Reliable Bluetooth communication

  • Quickly pairs with Bluetooth-enabled devices such as phones, tablets and printers

  • Bright color screen for instant visibility to scanned data

  • Keypad for direct data input

  • Durable, quick-release rechargeable battery cartridges

  • Battery status LED indicators with fuel gauge

  • Programmable LED, audible tone and vibration user feedback indicators

  • Unequaled performance on rounded, curved and shiny surfaces

  • Programmable buttons for customized work flow processes

  • Paging button to assist in locating reader (Charger Station with embedded CodeXML® modem option only)

  • Reads barcodes from mobile device screens

  • Powerful data management capability with JavaScript

Download Full Spec Sheets: Code Reader 3600 DPM Specifications

Physical Characteristics  
4.9 oz (139 g) IP Rating 43
Reader Dimensions
1.4” H X 5.1” L x 2.0” W (36mm H x 130mm L x 51mm W)
Reader Dimensions
5.6” H x 5.1” L x 2.0” W (142mm H x 130mm L x 51mm W)
Charging Station Dimensions 2.4” H x 4.5” L x 3.3” W (60mm H x 115mm L x 83mm W)
5.5 oz (155.9 g)
6.9 oz (195.6 g)
Battery Weight 1.7 oz (48 g)
Charging Station with
Embedded Modem Weight
4.3 oz (121.9 g)
Charging Station without
Embedded Modem Weight
3.8 oz (107.7 g)
Active Area Dimensions
1.04” H x 1” W (26.5mm H x 25.5mm W)
IP Rating 54

User Environment  
Operating Temp. -20° to 55° C / -4° to 131° F
Storage Temperature -30° to 65° C / -22° to 150° F
Humidity 5% to 95% non-condensing
Decode Capability

1D: Codabar, Code 11, Code 32, Code 39, Code 93, Code 128,
IATA 2 of 5, Interleaved 2 of 5, GS1 DataBar (RSS), Hong Kong
2 of 5, Matrix 2 of 5, MSI Plessey, NEC 2 of 5, Pharmacode,
Plessey, Straight 2 of 5, Telepen, Trioptic, UPC/EAN/JAN

Stacked 1D: Codablock F, MicroPDF, PDF417, GS1 Composite

2D: Aztec Code, Data Matrix, Han Xin, MaxiCode, Micro QR,
QR Code

Proprietary 2D: GoCode® (Additional License Required)

Postal Codes: Australian Post, Intelligent Mail, Japan Post, KIX
Code, Korea Post, Planet, Postnet, UK Royal Mail, UPU ID-tags

Direct Part Marks: Barcodes applied by laser etching,
chemical etching, or inkjet. Data Matrix marks that are dot
peened can also be read

Formats: JPEG or PGM
Field Selection High Density or Wide Field
Time Stamp Real-Time Stamp
Data Editing JavaScript / CodeXML® Rules

Performance Characteristcs  
Field of View High Density Field: 30° horizontal by 20° vertical
Wide Field: 50° horizontal by 33.5° vertical
Focal Point Approximately 100 mm
Sensor CMOS 1.2 Megapixel (1280 x 960) gray scale
Optical Resolution High Density Field: 960 x 640
Wide Field: 960 x 640
Display Resolution 128 x 128 (RGB)
Pitch ± 60° (from front to back)
Skew ± 60° from plane parallel to symbol (side-to-side)
Rotational Tolerance ± 180°
Print Contrast 25% (1D symbologies) or 35% (2D symbologies) absolute dark/light reflectance differential, measured at 650 nm
Target Beam Single, blue targeting bar
Light Immunity
Sunlight: Up to 9,000ft-candles/96,890 lux
Shock Withstands multiple drops of 6’ (1.8 Meters) to concrete
Power Requirements

Reader @ 4.2vdc (mA): Typical = 179 mA; Peak = 331 mA;
Idle = 101 mA; Sleep = 25 mA

Charging Station with Embedded CodeXML® Modem:
USB max charge rate = 542 mA
USB trickle charge rate = 157 mA

Charging Station with External CodeXML® M3 Modem:
USB max charge rate = 495 mA
USB trickle charge rate = 123 mA

of Scans
Up to 30,000 scans per charge
Memory Capacity 128MB Flash ROM, 32MB RAM
Bluetooth Modem RS232, USB.2.0 (Generic HID, HID Keyboard, Virtual COM Port)
Communication Interfaces
Operational Modes
Bluetooth (Class II)
Warranty 2 Years; extended service plan available

  • Lithium-Ion Battery
  • Charging Station
  • Charging Station with Embedded CodeXML® Modem
  • CodeXML® M3 Modem (external)
  • USB Charging Cable, US, Europe/South America, UK Power Supplies
  • Various Cable Options Available. Visit for a list of compatible cables
  • Software Development Kits